Tara graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Cultural Anthropology in 2008. She then spent one year working with Warm Heart on a Center for Global Security and Democracy Fellowship.
She returned to the US to continue working on Marketing and Sales for the Warm Heart Microenterprise Initiative and then as U.S. Director.
In 2011, she joined the Japan ICU Foundation and is now a Program Director.
Tara is also a member of the Connections Council for an international South African nonprofit called Infinite Family, an MBA candidate at NYU’s Stern School of Business and a freelance illustrator.